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THE GUARANTEE

CORPORATE INSURANCE
CORPORATE SHIELD
D PLUS
Private Corporation
Directors & Officers Liability Insurance
This policy is based on the principal of a duty to defend. Utilizing clear language, it incorporates all of todays most
commonly requested enhancements to ensure the broadest scope of coverage.
Insuring Agreements Exclusions
Protection for the Directors and Officers for Claims where BI/PD exclusions utilize for language and contain a carveout for Bill
indemnification is otherwise unavailable (Side A coverage) on a C-45 claims
non-rescindable basis Pollution Exclusion contains carveouts for Securities Claims,
Pay on behalf of the Corporation Claims against the Directors and Derivative Demands and Side A Claims without sublimit
Officers where indemnifiable Breach of contract exclusion applies only to the Corporation
Pay on behalf of the Corporation Claims against the Corporation Insured vs. Insured exclusions exceptions for:
including Claims against the Corporation for Wrongful Employment Wrongful Employment Practices claims
Practices independent derivative actions
Pay on behalf of the Insureds all Investigative Costs arising from a claims by trustees in bankruptcy
Derivative Demand directors not serving in past 3 years and cross claims
whistleblower claims
Definitions defence costs
Conduct exclusions apply only after final judgement, including
Broad definition of Claim including: appeals therefrom
written notice of a potential action
a civil suit seeking an Oppression Remedy Limits of Liability
a Prosecution including a Criminal Prosecution Insuring Agreement A dedicated additional limit of liability up to $1,000,000
an Inquiry Priority of payments ensure Insuring Agreement A claims are paid first
an Arbitration or a Regulatory or Administrative Proceeding Up to $10,000,000 CAD in capacity available
a Securities Claim
an Extradition Proceeding Defence and Settlement
Definition of Corporation provides automatic coverage for Insurer has the right and the duty to defend
acquisitions less than 35% of total assets Modified Hammer clause provides payment of 50% of any
Cost, Charges and Expenses include investigating expenses additional Loss incurred post a settlement offer by the Insurer
Broad definition of Damages including: pre- and post -judgement 80%/20% defence cost allocation for covered/uncovered Insureds or Claims
interest; insurable punitive or exemplary damages; costs incurred by
directors arising from a non-monetary remedy and an oppression Notice of Claim
remedy 60-day window post expiry for reporting of Claims incurred during
Broad definition of Directors and Officers including: de facto the Policy Period or Discovery Period
directors; any person sitting on a non-profit board at the behest of Coverage forfeiture due to late notice applicable only if the Insurer
the Corporation (Non-profit ODL); spouses or domestic partners suffers prejudice
of Insureds where named as a co-defendant and employees
where named as a co-defendant; licensed legal and accounting General Conditions
professionals performing services on behalf of the Corporation; Fully-severable Application, Warranties and Exclusions
Definition of Subsidiary includes automatic coverage for limited Policy non-cancellable by Insurer other than for non-payment of premium
partnerships/joint ventures which the Corporation agrees to insure
Insurer to provide notice of non-renewal
by written agreement
Automatic run-off and Discovery in the event of an acquisition,
CI-D&O-MKT-18450.01.00-E-20110719-DMB-TOR

Definition of Wrongful Act includes explicit coverage for Statutory


merger or consolidation
Liabilities
Pay on behalf of the Directors and Officers in the event of a dispute
Broad definition of Wrongful Employment Practice including Third
involving Presumptive Indemnification
Party coverage
World-wide territory for Claims

Discovery Optional Extensions


Bilateral basis at 100% of annual premium for a 1 year period Multi year run-off coverage
(negotiable) Fiduciary Liability by endorsement or the issuance
of a companion policy with separate limits and
aggregate

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THIS DOCUMENT CONTAINS GENERAL INFORMATION AND IS NOT PART OF THE POLICY. THE TERMS OF THE INSURANCE CONTRACT APPLY IN ALL CIRCUMSTANCES.
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